Palestine Explored. With a view to its present natural features, and to the prevailing manners, customs, rites, and colloquial expressions of its people, which throw light on the figurative language of the Bible.

Neil, James.

Book ID: 12908


8vo. x, [2], 319 pp., 4 pp., of adverts, half-title, 6 b/w plates including a frontispiece, 1 sketch map, decorated red cloth, slightly soiled & rubbed at spine extremities, title gilt & decoration on spine and upper cover, book plate of Paola & Bertrand Lazard vwerso front cover, occasional light spotting mainly to end leaves, otherwise copy in good condition, James Nisbet & Co. Limited, London, fifth edition, 1881.


The author resided in Jerusalem for three years, from May 1871 to May 1874. During this period he travelled through various parts of Palestine. This is a part of his observations during his travels.

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